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The Resource The economic burden of providing health insurance : how much worse off are small firms?, Christine Eibner

The economic burden of providing health insurance : how much worse off are small firms?, Christine Eibner

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The economic burden of providing health insurance : how much worse off are small firms?
Title
The economic burden of providing health insurance
Title remainder
how much worse off are small firms?
Statement of responsibility
Christine Eibner
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
More than 60 percent of nonelderly Americans receive health-insurance (HI) coverage through employers, either as policyholders or as dependents. However, rising health-care costs are leading many to question the long-term viability of the employer-based insurance system. Concerns about the economic burden of providing HI are particularly acute for small businesses, which are both less likely than larger firms to offer HI and more sensitive to price when deciding to offer insurance. Small firms may have difficulty containing costs due to their limited bargaining power and their inability to hir
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Eibner, Christine
Dewey number
331.25/540973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HG9396
LC item number
.E37 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • statistics
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  • Kauffman-RAND Institute for Entrepreneurship Public Policy
  • Institute for Civil Justice (U.S.)
Series statement
Rand Corporation technical report series
Series volume
TR-559-EMKF
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  • Employer-sponsored health insurance
  • Small business
  • Health Benefit Plans, Employee
  • Health Care Costs
  • Health Expenditures
  • Quality of Health Care
  • United States
Label
The economic burden of providing health insurance : how much worse off are small firms?, Christine Eibner
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Publication
Note
"This research was conducted within the Kauffman-Rand Institute for Entrepreneurship Public Policy in the Rand Institute for Civil Justice"--Preface
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 59-62)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Preface; Contents; Figures; Tables; Summary; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Chapter One -- Introduction; Background; Motivation; Approach; Overview of This Report; Chapter Two -- Data; Chapter Three -- Methods; Chapter Four -- Results; Employer Health-Insurance Burdens; Sensitivity Analyses With Very Small Firms; Plan Quality; Chapter Five -- Limitations; Chapter Six -- Discussion; Overall Results; Growth in Health-Insurance Burden at Small Firms; Differences Between Small and Large Firms; Distribution of Health-Insurance Burden Among Offering Firms; Components of Employer Cost Burden
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 62 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833047823
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
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not applicable
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The economic burden of providing health insurance : how much worse off are small firms?, Christine Eibner
Publication
Note
"This research was conducted within the Kauffman-Rand Institute for Entrepreneurship Public Policy in the Rand Institute for Civil Justice"--Preface
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 59-62)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Preface; Contents; Figures; Tables; Summary; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Chapter One -- Introduction; Background; Motivation; Approach; Overview of This Report; Chapter Two -- Data; Chapter Three -- Methods; Chapter Four -- Results; Employer Health-Insurance Burdens; Sensitivity Analyses With Very Small Firms; Plan Quality; Chapter Five -- Limitations; Chapter Six -- Discussion; Overall Results; Growth in Health-Insurance Burden at Small Firms; Differences Between Small and Large Firms; Distribution of Health-Insurance Burden Among Offering Firms; Components of Employer Cost Burden
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 62 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833047823
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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